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Cancer as a thief: One doctor’s perspective as the battle continues

June 4, 2019
 

After witnessing a history of cancer in his family, Ruben Mesa, M.D., believes that cancer is a thief, not because it may kill you. After all, each of us will die. It’s because it steals life early.

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The perfect storm

May 31, 2019
 

What used to be called adult-onset diabetes is now hitting children at alarming rates. While San Antonio bears the burden of being the epicenter for diabetes, it is also a hotbed for research. Read the award-winning story in Mission magazine.

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Opioid epidemic: A public health failure and one researcher’s personal connection

May 29, 2019
 

Find out more about what Dr. Jennifer Potter calls one of the greatest public health failures of our generation, and what drives her research into substance use disorders.

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KSAT 12: Everything you need to know about infertility and IVF

May 24, 2019
 

Over the past couple of years Dr. Jennifer Knudtson, UT Health San Antonio reproductive endocrinology and infertility specialist, has started to notice a change in how couples are dealing with infertility.

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Honoring America’s heroes: A Memorial Day message from President Henrich

May 23, 2019
 

Joseph Campbell, the brilliant professor of literature known for his explorations of the power of myth, once said, “A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.” Campbell’s simple truth provides ample food for thought as we celebrate this Memorial Day. For some, the day is simply viewed […]

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Summer is coming. Practice safe sun

May 22, 2019
 

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month.

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